JOB: Tenure track assistant professor in Statistics

JOB: Tenure track assistant professor in Statistics

The Department of Environmental Sciences, Informatics and Statistics of the Ca’Foscari University of Venice has  opened a call for a tenure track assistant professor («ricercatore a tempo determinato livello B»).

This is a three-years position with subsequent promotion to Associate Professor provided the necessary scientific habilitation («abilitazione scientifica») according to the Italian law.

Candidates are expected to hold a Ph.D. possibly in Statistics and to have a good record of publications in international peer-reviewed journals with significant content in Statistics. The successful candidate will play an active role in the research group in Statistics for developing new data science techniques with special focus on environmental modeling.

The typical teaching load is 90 hours of lectures per year. Most of the Master and PhD courses are in English.

Please direct inquires about the scientific aspects of the open position to Professor Carlo Gaetan (

For information about academic career path in Italy (requirements, salary etc.) see

Applications must be submitted exclusively online through the web site

The deadline is June 4, 2018 at 12:00 a.m. (CEST).

Incomplete applications, or application submitted after that deadline, cannot be considered.